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apply vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (spread)mettere, applicare, spalmare vtr
 Please apply sunscreen before going outside.
 Mettiti la crema solare prima di uscire.
apply viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be relevant)applicare vtr
 In this new situation, the old rules do not apply.
 In questa nuova situazione non si applicano le vecchie regole.
apply vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (put to work, activate)mettere in pratica, applicare vtr
 Justin was excited to apply the new skills he had learned.
 Justin non vedeva l'ora di mettere in pratica le nuove competenze che aveva imparato.
apply [sth] (to [sth]) vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (put to use)applicare vtr
 Objects move when forces or impulses are applied to them.
 Un oggetto si muove quando gli viene applicata una forza.
apply viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (submit request)fare domanda, fare richiesta vtr
  richiedere vtr
 Thomas applied for a credit card.
 Thomas ha fatto domanda per una carta di credito.
 Thomas ha richiesto una carta di credito.
apply to ([sb] or [sth]) vi + prep (send request to)fare domanda presso, fare richiesta presso vtr
 
Additional Translations
apply [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (law: impose)applicare vtr
 A judge's job is to apply the law, not to make new laws.
 Il compito del giudice è di applicare le leggi, non di scriverne di nuove.
apply vtr refl (work hard)applicarsi vi pron
 Tammy applied herself in school.
 A scuola Tammy si applicava.
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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms/Forme composte
apply for vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (make a formal request to obtain)fare richiesta di
apply for a job v (reply to employment advertisement)fare domanda d'impiego
apply make up v (put on cosmetics)truccarsi v rif
  mettersi il trucco
 I don't have the time to apply makeup, so it's lucky I have nice skin!
apply make up to vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (put cosmetics on [sth], [sb])mettere il trucco su
 She applied make up to the pimple to try to hide it.
apply paint stendere la pittura
apply pressure v literal (press firmly)applicare pressione
  fare pressione
 Applying pressure to the cut will stop the bleeding.
apply pressure v figurative (try to persuade [sb] to [sth])mettere sotto pressione
  torchiare vtr
 What the army calls "applying pressure to prisoners" other people might call "torture".
apply reason usare la ragione
apply to vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (make a formal request to)fare richiesta a
  rivolgersi a v rif
apply to [sth] vi + prep (send request to [sth])  (rivolto a persone)fare domanda presso, fare richiesta presso vtr
apply yourself v (make an effort, work hard)applicarsi v rif
 I am really going to apply myself to my studies.
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